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How Maps Tell the Stories of Cities in You Are Here

The ever-growing collection of interactive maps as part of the You Are Here project is a thing of beauty. But more than just this, these are maps that can act as agents of social change. We spoke to the project’s initiator Sep Kamvar of the Social Computing Group at MIT Media Lab about how these maps tell their stories and provoke real change.



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